St Croix Stand Up Paddle Board
Dying to try one of the hottest new water sports? Looking for a way to combine exercise with great outdoor adventures and scenery? Well look no farther than St Croix Stand Up Paddleboarding (a.k.a SUP)! St Croix offers an amazing range of options for SUP for beginners and experts alike, including:
- learning how to SUP in sheltered coves & beaches with no waves
- stand up paddleboarding over beautiful coral reefs and marine life
- paddling in rugged open-water waves
- participating in SUP competitions, races, and team-building activities
We are blessed with year-round perfect weather and many great scenic locations for you to try your hand at St Croix stand up paddle boarding. We also have some of the best SUP training courses with expert SUP instructors to guide you through basic basic and advanced training. So why not make SUP part of your St Croix holiday?
Below are our picks for the best St Croix stand up paddle board experience:
Kite St. Croix / East End Paddle Club
Location: East End (Cheney Bay Beach Resort)
Tel: (340) 643-5824
Instructor Isabelle Picard and husband Bill Kraft own a full service SUP school with multiple locations on St Croix, included at the Bucanneer and at Chenay Bay beach, a completely protected bay that facilitates an ideal SUP experience for all skill levels. They offer offers stand up paddle board lessons, rentals, equipment sales, cross-training fitness classes, memberships, and board storage. It’s the only school on St Croix run by professional athletes, fully insured, and P.A.S.A. certified. All levels of classes from beginners to advanced. So for the ultimate St Croix stand up paddle board experience, come and paddle with the best!
Freedom City Surf Board Shop
Phone: (340) 227-0682
Full Service St Croix stand up paddle board and surf retail and rental shop offering Surf, SUP, Skim & Skate. Our trained crew will have you “standing strong” in no time. Freedom City is home to Teres Veho Stand Up Paddle Adventures offering SUP Fitness, Pup Paddles, Full Moon Excursions, SUP Cross Fit and more. Get out of the gym and get fit through our SUP Fitness program — build core strength, improve muscle mass and endurance. Daily lessons & rentals or customized SUP Safaris through the mangroves of Altoona Lagoon or the East End Marine Park. Book a SUP Party or Full Moon Paddle. We also teach Kids SUP including water safety, balance, and stroke. Located at Limin’ Beach across from Frederiksted ballpark.
The Coconut Cup SUP Festival
Telephone: (340) 227-0682 / 642-2985
Incredible annual 4-day festival in early April for St Croix stand up paddle board fans! Two days of SUP Races, demos, clinics, music and entertainment, in what can only be described as a slice of paradise on earth. Paddle a 5km Open, 10km Long Course and 12km Elite Downwinder. $10,000 in Cash Prizes. WPA ‘Luxury Destination’ awarding Double Points. Kids Course, Our Famous Amphibious CrossFit Challenge, new this year SUP/Kayak Relays and more!
So if you’re a serious SUP athlete, or just looking for one of the world’s top stand up paddle board events with a “work hard, party hard” attitude, then DO NOT MISS THIS EVENT! It’s the “Ironman for SUP”.